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Property Taxes are taxes levied against the owner of property located within a particular jurisdiction. Property taxes are often used to refer to taxes on real property. Property taxation schemes vary depending... more +
Property Taxes are taxes levied against the owner of property located within a particular jurisdiction. Property taxes are often used to refer to taxes on real property. Property taxation schemes vary depending on the country or jurisdiction.  However, a popular system involves a government assessment of the value of a property and a rate based on a proportion of the assessed value. A property may be subject to taxation by multiple taxing entities.  less -
Dentons

Comment period for interim cadastral valuation results ends in November

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Comments on interim reporting documents made after determining the cadastral value as a result of state cadastral valuation - As of January 1, 2019, in many Russian Federation constituent entities new cadastral valuation...more

Pullman & Comley, LLC

ALERT: Fall 2018 Municipal Revaluation in Connecticut

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October 10, 2018 Approximately a quarter of Connecticut municipalities plan to conduct revaluations effective October 1, 2018....more

Coblentz Patch Duffy & Bass

Update On Commercial Rent Tax: Tax For Childcare Passes, Faces Legal Challenge

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Proposition C—the Commercial Rent Tax for Childcare and Early Education—is set to take effect on January 1, 2019, and increase the Gross Receipts Tax (“GRT”) on commercial rents in San Francisco. As discussed in our previous...more

Lewitt Hackman

California Ballot Guide 2018: Propositions 5-7

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This is Part Two in our series regarding the California Ballot for November, 2018. In this series, we provide a synopsis for each of the 11 propositions voters in this state will see on the ballot, and summarize the primary...more

Patton Sullivan Brodehl LLP

A Lump Sum Payment of Delinquent Taxes Isn’t Enough for Adverse Possession

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As detailed in prior posts, to establish a claim for adverse possession, a plaintiff must prove the following elements: For adverse possession of an easement, the plaintiff must pay the taxes as long as the easement has been...more

Morrison & Foerster LLP

MoFo New York Tax Insights - Volume 9, Issue 10

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STATE COURT REFUSES TO DISMISS ACTION CHALLENGING CONSTITUTIONALITY OF NYC PROPERTY TAX SYSTEM - The Supreme Court, New York County, has denied motions to dismiss an action seeking relief for alleged inequalities in the...more

Tonkon Torp LLP

Property Tax Statements Require A Close Look This Year

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Oregon County Assessors must send out property tax statements to all property taxpayers in the County no later than October 25. If you run a business or own real property, you’ll be getting your statements soon. Over the next...more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Illinois Nonprofit Hospital Property Tax Exemptions Upheld

On September 20, 2018, the Illinois Supreme Court published its opinion in Oswald v. Hamer, which upheld Section 15-86 of the Illinois Property Tax Code (“Section 15-86”), an Illinois statute that provides for a charitable...more

Faegre Baker Daniels

Indiana Tax Court affirms assessment for contaminated foundry land, where Owner failed to provide evidence showing the land had a...

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Name: Garrett LLC v. Noble County Assessor - Date Issued: September 24, 2018 - Property Type: Former foundry with environmental contamination...more

Locke Lord LLP

Texas Attorney General Addresses Counties’ Ability to Direct Funding To Affordable Housing Programs

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In Opinion No. KP-0219, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton recently addressed questions related to the ability of a county to utilize its property tax revenues to fund and support affordable housing programs. Below is a...more

Dickinson Wright

Energy Property Tax Assessments — Ensuring Positive Cash Flow After The Period of Economic Growth

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Often, when the economy hums along and grows, taxpayers overlook a major operating expense in their cash flow — property taxes (both real and personal). For income producing properties, a good economy often means the...more

Weiner Brodsky Kider PC

Fannie Mae Updates Servicer Requirements for Reverse Mortgages

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Fannie Mae released an update to the Reverse Mortgage Loan Servicing Manual on September 18, 2018, relieving servicers of post-foreclosure sale responsibilities....more

Bennett Jones LLP

Property Tax Assessments—Why You Should Respond to Requests for Information

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The Alberta Municipal Government Act (MGA) has been amended to expand the information that an assessor can request from taxpayers regarding preparation of assessments. This expanded legislative scope has the potential to also...more

Ruder Ware

The Wisconsin Homestead Exemption

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Farmers may have wondered how a neighbor or someone else filing bankruptcy can keep his or her house. The answer is exemptions. Exemptions are assets that can be kept from unsecured creditors. The Wisconsin Legislature...more

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Illinois Supreme Court Upholds Constitutionality of Hospital Property Tax Exemption Law

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In the closely watched Oswald v. Beard case decided last Thursday, the Illinois Supreme Court unanimously upheld the constitutionality of a 2012 law which grants a hospital charitable property tax exemption if the value of...more

Franczek Radelet P.C.

Illinois Supreme Court Finds Hospital Tax Exemption Constitutional

by Franczek Radelet P.C. on

Yesterday, the Illinois Supreme Court issued a decision in Oswald v. Hamer marking the latest chapter in a controversy dating to 2003. The decision finds that Section 15-86 of the Illinois Property Tax Code, which provides a...more

Pullman & Comley, LLC

Groundbreaking News: Real Estate Newsletter - Fall 2018

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Welcome to Pullman & Comley's Real Estate Newsletter, Groundbreaking News. Written by our team of attorneys, you'll find articles that highlight hot topics and developments spaning the fields of real estate, land use and...more

Franczek Radelet P.C.

2018 Springfield Legislative Update: Summary of New Legislation & Pending Bills

by Franczek Radelet P.C. on

The following is a summary of the 2018 legislative changes affecting school districts. Please see full Publication below for more information. ...more

Faegre Baker Daniels

Indiana Board of Tax Review adopts appraiser’s cost approach with “minimally credible” adjustments in valuing restaurant

by Faegre Baker Daniels on

Name: L&R Enterprises, LLC v. Hancock County Assessor - Date Issued: July 2, 2018 - Property Type: Restaurant (freestanding, approximately 5,500 sq. ft.)...more

Bracewell LLP

Bracewell Tax Report - September 2018

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The Bracewell Tax Report is a periodic publication focused on developments in federal income tax law, including the recently enacted Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, with emphasis on how such developments impact the energy, technology...more

Morrison & Foerster LLP

MoFo New York Tax Insights - Volume 9, Issue 9

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APPELLATE COURT REVERSES TRIBUNAL AND GRANTS QEZE PROPERTY TAX CREDITS - The Appellate Division, Third Department, has reversed a decision of the New York State Tax Appeals Tribunal that had denied a refund of personal...more

Dickinson Wright

Property Tax Assessments — Ensuring Positive Cash Flow After The Period of Economic Growth

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As the economy hums along and grows, taxpayers may overlook property taxes. Applying mass appraisal techniques, assessors cushion their tax bases by increasing assessment on commercial property. While predicting the cessation...more

Best Best & Krieger LLP

Best in Law: Possible Prop. 13 Changes Will Impact Businesses - Partner Gregory Snarr Discusses Potential Ballot Measure

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In 2020, California voters will likely have the opportunity to change a provision of Proposition 13 that will substantially impact California businesses. Originally posted in The Press-Enterprise and other Southern...more

Harris Beach PLLC

As SALT Litigation Continues, IRS Proposes Amendment to Curtail State Workarounds

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For some time, the MuniBlog has been following the change in federal tax law regarding a cap on State and Local Tax (SALT) deductions. While litigation regarding the cap is ongoing, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently...more

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A.

IRS Proposed Regulations Erode South Carolina Conservation Easement Tax Credit

On August 23, 2018 the Internal Revenue Service issued Proposed Regulations regarding the $10,000 cap on the deductibility of state and local taxes imposed under the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 (Code Section 164(b)(6))....more

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